Are you a “lucky” person?

By Thursday, December 16, 2010 0 Permalink 0

I recently attended a presentation on leadership - a lot of really inspiring things came out of this but one story really caught my attention; read on if your interested in learning about the type of person you are and what opportunities you might be missing ...Some people consider themselves to be a "lucky" person ...

Automatically create your own newspaper!

By Wednesday, September 1, 2010 0 Permalink 0

I came across a really interesting site which will automatically organise links shared by yourself and those that you follow on Twitter and create a savy newspaper personalised just for you!! Take a look at mine as an example: http://paper.li/samcooper11 It can create a newspaper for any user, list or tag... pretty cool! I also tried ...

Awful customer service from sky!

By Wednesday, July 7, 2010 0 Permalink 0

Has anyone ever had any issues with sky customer service? We are having never ending problems! It's going to be 6 weeks from when we first signed up to when we finally get internet (yes you read that right SIX weeks!) not only do they take forever but they lie about it too! We were told ...

We all learn from our mistakes

By Sunday, May 30, 2010 0 Permalink 0

We can only learn from mistakes once you have admitted you made it, as soon as you start blaming other people you distance yourself from any possible lesson. If you stand up and honestly say "This is my mistake and I am responsible" it makes learning from it possible by moving the focus away from ...

Google Chromes Extensions

By Tuesday, March 23, 2010 0 Permalink 0

Do any of you still use Chrome? Or after the initial fuss reverted back to Firefox...? Well I stayed with Chrome & love it! It's super fast, it's 'clean' & clutter free :-) I can't stand all the rubbish you get in IE!Recently they added the extensions capability which so far I've found really useful ...

Training commences…

By Monday, January 25, 2010 0 Permalink 0

On Friday I officially started my half marathon training & wow it was tough! I forgot how hard it was get back into running after a long break! Couldn't hardly walk on the weekend lol. Although went out again this lunchtime & found it slightly easier :-) Just need to push myself to beat that ...

Running in aid of Dorothy House Hospice

By Tuesday, January 19, 2010 0 Permalink 0

This year I am running both the Bath & the Reading half marathons in aid of Dorothy House Hospice (http://www.dorothyhouse.co.uk/)Being diagnosed with a life-threatening illness should not mean that ‘normal’ life grinds to a halt, but most people need help to deal with the consequences of such a diagnosis. Dorothy House provides care and support ...

2010…What will this year bring?

By Friday, January 1, 2010 0 Permalink 0

As much as I usually hate Facebook Apps & the annoying notifications I did quite like the idea of a 2009 photo collage :-) It really was a great year, just went far too quickly!!! Happy New Year to anyone reading this :-) After staying in last night due to my mean cold for once ...